Why Study Communications and Media?

Communications and Media Studies staff possess outstanding national and international profiles. Our program is one of Australia’s most respected and intellectually rigorous, because it is always examining contemporary problems and debates. It is contemporary, progressive and internationally competitive.

The associated Research Unit in Media Studies informs the teaching program, so that subject matter in the classroom is always current, and at the cutting edge of contemporary thinking.

International opportunities

Communications and Media Studies has robust and growing relationships and partnerships with other leading universities including:

  • Seoul National University
  • Communication University of China
  • Hong Kong Baptist University

The partnership with these universities provides annual opportunities for student exchanges and study trips through an annual international communications studies conference. Students wishing to explore opportunities abroad are supported and encouraged.

Teaching environment

Students of Communications and Media Studies experience a variety of ways of learning and participating in course work. From traditional lectures and essays, through to creative work with images, audio files, video files and social media, students become informed and insightful communications specialists.

Our program combines a high quality educational experience with a stimulating contemporary atmosphere.

How to apply

Links to Monash University and Faculty of Arts ‘how to apply’ information

Further information

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